The funeral has taken place of the former Tyne Tees presenter Kathy Secker.
Former colleagues joined friends and family for the service in Newcastle this lunchtime (December 30).
They heard Kathy described as a star and an incredible figure in North East broadcasting.
Here is former colleague, Roger Tames.
"Kathy was very welcoming to me and we used to have some great giggles working out our slots together" - Tyne Tees presenter Pam Royle
Kathy Secker, who for a generation was the face of Tyne Tees Television, has died aged 70.
Kathy was loved by a generation of viewers as the presenter who would announce birthday messages and dedications.